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The hospital runs the Children’s Advanced Trauma (CAT) 2 Day Course for those interested in paediatric major trauma.

For more information please visit the CAT courses page in the Careers and Opportunities section of our website. 

or email

Staff who work for Sheffield Chidlren’s have access to in-house training such as:

PEN One Course – course run for ED nurses by ED nurses. Covers all the RCN, ED & NMTNG competencies by lectures and simulation.

We also have regular simulations which are run by our clinical skills team and the ED department.

We submit our patient’s trauma data via TARN – The Trauma Audit & Research Network. This is where we share information to help improve the service we provide and to benchmark against other Major Trauma Centres.

Our TARN data for 2018 shows 100 TARN eligible patients.

Visit for more information.

Our emergency department is due to undertake and expansion and reconfiguration to enhance and improve our patient’s experience.

The hospital Charity is currently fundraising for this and the provision of a new helipad on the roof of the hospital. 

For more information, please see our hospital charity website:

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